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Addresses in outlook express

When I use the add new contact I put in display then Email address then I click add but only the display name shows in my contact list. I was told this was normal and if I double clicked the name in my contact list the Email address would show up but it does not happen. So when I am sending an Email I have to put every address in manually. Please help

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When adding Contacts to your Outlook Express, add the Display Name and Email address (double check that the email address is accurate) then, press the save button at the bottom of the screen on the right hand side. By pressing the Add button, you are telling the program that you wish to add a second email address for this person (Contact) and this may be what is causing your issue when trying to access contacts. Give it a try and if it works, please rate my response. Thanks!

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Outlook Express is bundled with Internet Explorer. To setup an account follow the below mentioned steps:

- Open Outlook Express and go to Tools -> Accounts.
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- Enter the name in display name and click next.
- Enter the email address and select the server details. For server details contact your service provider.
- In 'Account Name' enter the user name and in 'Password' enter your account password. Click Next and Finish.

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Set up your email with Outlook Express

Open Outlook Express.

- Click Tools and select Accounts.

- Click the Mail tab and click Add, selecting Mail.

- Enter your name as you want it displayed.

- Enter your email address.

- Select the type of email server, POP or IMAP.

- Enter the Incoming (POP) server.

- Enter the Outgoing (SMTP) server and click Next.

- Enter the account name that's needed to login to the server.

- Enter the password and check Remember Password.

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How to set new e-mail address for my outlook express default


Setting up new email accounts in Outlook Express - 10 Steps Without further ado, let us look at the steps which we need to follow for setting up an email account in Outlook Express.
Note: When you open Outlook Express for the first time, you might be asked if you want to set it as a default email client on your system. Make sure you answer in the affirmative.
  1. Start Outlook Express. Click on Tools in the menu bar and then go to Accounts
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  2. This brings up the Internet Accounts pop-up window. Click on the Mail tab, to bring it to the front if it is not already so. If you are starting Outlook Express for the first time, there would not be any email accounts listed on this window.
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  3. To add a new mail account, click on the Add button and then on Mail as shown in the image below.
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  4. This brings up the Internet Connection Wizard pop-up window. Enter your name in the Display Name field and click on the Next button.
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  5. The wizard now asks for your email address. Enter the full email address and click on the Next button.
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  6. In the next window, you need to feed in three important bits of information - the incoming and outgoing email servers and the type of the incoming email server.
    It is likely that the incoming email server is POP3. The incoming and outgoing email servers can be yourdomain.com, mail.yourdomain.com or any other value depending on how the email server has been configured.
    If you are a beginner, you might not know what the incoming and outgoing servers mean. It is not important at this stage to know the meaning; you simply need to know their values. Call up your I.S.P. and ask them to provide the information.
    I know that the email accounts at my domain www.BiotechDesk.com are all POP3. Additionally, the incoming and outgoing email servers are the same - biotechdesk.com.
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  7. The last information that you need to enter to complete the setup of the new account is the username and password for that email account. These login details would have been given to you by your ISP or you would have set these online using a control panel.
    After completing the fields for Account Name and Password, click on the Next button.
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  8. In the following window, click on the Finish button to complete the process of setting up a new email account in Outlook Express.
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  9. You will now see the new email account has been added to the Accounts list. The account is referred by its server name.
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  10. To compose a new email click on the Create Mail button or click on Messages - New Message. This opens a blank email for you. Enter the senders email address, subject and the matter.
    When you have composed your email, click on the File - Send Message. The email will be sent and a copy stored in the Sent Items folder.
You can create several email accounts in Outlook Express. So if you have 6 email accounts on your web site, you can set up all these.
As I mentioned in point #9 (above), Outlook Express will refer to an email account by its server name. So if you have several email accounts on your domain, they would be referred to as yourdomain.com(1), yourdomain.com(2) etc. (or something similar). To make this more user friendly, Outlook Express gives you the option of changing these values.
Open the Internet Accounts pop-up once again by clicking on Tools and then Accounts. Make sure the Mail tab is in the front. Double-click on the account name. This brings up the Properties window of that account. Enter any descriptive name in the first field, as shown in the image below.
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When creating a new email in Outlook 2007, if I click on the "To" button to pull up an address from my Contacts they are alphabetized by First Name. How can I get them listed by Last Name?


To setup up contacts by the person's last name. In Outlook, when you compose a new message, and then click the To or Ccbutton, the Contacts list may display names that are sorted by the contact's first name. Here's how you can change the list to display entries by the contact's last name.
Sort the Contacts list by the File As field
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  2. On the Tools menu, click E-mail accounts.
  3. Click View or change existing directories or address books, and then click Next.
  4. Click Outlook Address Book, and then click Change.
  5. Under Outlook Address Books, click Contacts: Mailbox -YourMailboxName, and then under Show names by, click File As (Smith, John).
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Verify that the newly created contacts are filed in last name, first name order
  1. On the Tools menu, click Options.
  2. Click the Preferences tab, and then click Contact Options.
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  5. To view the new Contacts list sort order, restart Outlook.
NOTE If you want to display a particular contact in a different order than the rest of the Contact list, you can modify the File As field in individual contact cards. For example, you may want to sort some contacts by the Company field.

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I am trying to fix my mums e-mail have set up outlook express mail comes in fine but will not send have checked the smtp its correct she is on ntlworld.com


* First of all you need to open Outlook Express on your PC. There are two ways in which you can do this. The simplest way is to find the Outlook Express icon on your desktop, and click it. Alternatively, you may click on the Start button located on your taskbar, then Programs and finally you will need to locate Outlook Express and click on that. If a dialog box appears asking for your name, click cancel.
* When Outlook Express has opened, locate and click on the Tools menu.
* A dropdown menu will appear. Click on Accounts.
* Now click on Add and then Mail.
* You will see a Display Name box. The name that you type in here will be visible to recipients of your emails. You may like to type your real name in this box, or you may wish to type another name.
* You now just need to click the Next button.
* You will now see an E-Mail Address box. Type the email address in here of the account that you wish to retrieve mail from. This must, obviously, be an email address that belongs to you.
* Click Next again.
* ow you need to enter the server names for your incoming and outgoing mail. For ntlworld email accounts, these are pop.ntlworld.com and smtp.ntlworld.com. Enter these in the two boxes marked pop and smtp.
* Again, just click Next.
* You now need to place some information in the Account Name and Password boxes. Your account name is the name in front of the @ntlworld.com part of your email address. Enter your password.
* Please ensure that the Remember Password box is ticked and then click Next.
* You have now entered all of the information needed to set up an email account through Outlook Express.
* Click Finish, and then close the Internet Accounts window.

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Server Error 553, ErrorNumber 0x800CCC78


(Outlook Express) Email is not configured to relay mail to address
Try this settings:

Outlook Express
  1. Click Tools then Accounts
  2. Click Mail
  3. Click Properties
  4. Click Servers
  5. In the Account Name field, it should be the first part of your email address (probably it's like this already).
  6. Put a checkmark by My Server Requires Authentication at the bottom of the page.
  7. Click Settings
  8. Select Log on Using
    • Type Account Name (which will be your full email address)
    • Type Password (which will be your email address password)
  9. Click Apply
  10. Click OK
  11. Click Close
This should fix the Outlook Express to send email, close Outlook Express and re-open it to start sending mail.

Microsoft Outlook
  1. Click Tools then Email Accounts (Accounts and Services on older versions of Outlook)
  2. Click View and Change and Click Next (skip if it opens up to the account screen)
  3. Click Change or Properties of your Email Account
  4. Click More Settings
  5. Click Outgoing Server
  6. Check My Server Uses Authentication
  7. Select Log on Using
    • Type Account Name (which will be your full email address)
    • Type Password (which will be your email address password)
  8. Click OK
  9. Click Next
  10. Click Finish

This should fix the Outlook to send email. Close Outlook and re-open it to start sending mail.

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When I try to add an Email address the display tab comes up with persons name but the email address does not show. What am I doing wrong. Help


You're not doing anything wrong. The e-mail address is stored there in your address book. Outlook and Outlook Express just display this as the contacts name. It will still go through to their e-mail address.

To get the e-mail address, just double click their name.

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